Cocteau definition by Webster's New World
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Cocteau, Jean 1889-1963; Fr. poet, novelist, playwright, and film writer and director
Cocteau definition by American Heritage Dictionary
, Jean 1889-1963.
French author and filmmaker who worked in nearly every artistic medium but is best known for the novel Les Enfants Terrible (1929), the play The Infernal Machine (1934), and the film Beauty and the Beast (1945).